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Ryerson visiting professor and former executive director of Canadian Association of University Teachers James Turk. (Ryersonian file photo)

Ryerson prof blasts Carleton’s new policy breaching academic freedom

A Ryerson professor says a new revised policy at Carleton bans the fundamental democratic right.

by Lana Hall· · education, News, Off Campus, On Campus
UPDATED: Campus Freedom Index: Rye ‘A,’ RSU ‘F’

UPDATED: Campus Freedom Index: Rye ‘A,’ RSU ‘F’

Ryerson is among the best universities for the “free exchange of ideas,” but the university’s students’ union ranks among the worst, according to report by a legal non-profit. Released Monday, the Campus Freedom Index by the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF) measures the state of free speech at 52 Canadian public universities. The index is calculated based on a five-tier letter […]

by Kathleen McGouran· · News, Top stories